Parallel Bible results for Psalm 28:1-6

Good News Translation

New International Version

Psalm 28:1-6

GNT 1 O Lord, my defender, I call to you. Listen to my cry! If you do not answer me, I will be among those who go down to the world of the dead. NIV 1 To you I call, O LORD my Rock; do not turn a deaf ear to me. For if you remain silent, I will be like those who have gone down to the pit. GNT 2 Hear me when I cry to you for help, when I lift my hands toward your holy Temple. NIV 2 Hear my cry for mercy as I call to you for help, as I lift up my hands toward your Most Holy Place. GNT 3 Do not condemn me with the wicked, with those who do evil - those whose words are friendly, but who have hatred in their hearts. NIV 3 Do not drag me away with the wicked, with those who do evil, who speak cordially with their neighbors but harbor malice in their hearts. GNT 4 Punish them for what they have done, for the evil they have committed. Punish them for all their deeds; give them what they deserve! NIV 4 Repay them for their deeds and for their evil work; repay them for what their hands have done and bring back upon them what they deserve. GNT 5 They take no notice of what the Lord has done or of what he has made; so he will punish them and destroy them forever. NIV 5 Since they show no regard for the works of the LORD and what his hands have done, he will tear them down and never build them up again. GNT 6 Give praise to the Lord; he has heard my cry for help. NIV 6 Praise be to the LORD, for he has heard my cry for mercy.